Date Listed: 27 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281927
OS Grid Reference: TM4885683016
OS Grid Coordinates: 648856, 283016
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3886, 1.6558
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TM 48 SE WRENTHAM CHURCH STREET
Rectory. Mid C18 with later alterations; very extensive rear additions of
1842 together with some earlier work were demolished when the house was
modernised in 1953. Colourwashed brick, hipped roof of glazed black pantiles.
2 storeys and attic. 6-bay facade with brick pilasters to left and between
bays 5 and 6. Sash windows with glazing bars in flush frames, slightly
cambered brick arches; the first floor windows have large panes of later date.
Good 2-storey Gothick porch of c.1840: brick, with a crenellated parapet;
panelled wooden doorway surround, 2-centre entrance arch with modern door and
glazed tympanum. 3-light first floor window with small panes and cusped ogee
heads to the lights. Within the porch is a doorway with inset 6-panel
entrance door (the upper 2 panels glazed), semi-circular fanlight with glazing
bars, panelled reveals and early C19 Roman Doric pilasters. At the right hand
gable end the first floor overhangs and is supported on 3 iron columns. C18
staircase with turned balusters.
Listing NGR: TM4885683016
Source: English Heritage
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